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December 2010Dynamic Incentive Contracts Under Parameter Uncertainty
with Julien Prat: w16649

Published: Jovanovic, Boyan & Prat, Julien, 2014. "Dynamic contracts when agent'’s quality is unknown," Theoretical Economics, Econometric Society, vol. 9(3), September. citation courtesy of

May 2009Extensive and Intensive Investment over the Business Cycle
with Peter L. Rousseau: w14960

Published: Boyan Jovanovic & Peter L. Rousseau, 2014. "Extensive and Intensive Investment over the Business Cycle," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 122(4), pages 863 - 908. citation courtesy of

May 2008Specific Capital and Technological Variety
with Peter L. Rousseau: w13998

Published: Boyan Jovanovic & Peter L. Rousseau, 2008. "Specific Capital and Technological Variety," Journal of Human Capital, University of Chicago Press, vol. 2(2), pages 129-152. citation courtesy of

When Should Firms Invest in Old Capital?
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Published: Boyan Jovanovic, 2009. "When should firms invest in old capital?," International Journal of Economic Theory, The International Society for Economic Theory, vol. 5(1), pages 107-123. citation courtesy of

December 2007Occupational Choice and Development
with Jan Eeckhout: w13686

Published: Eeckhout, Jan & Jovanovic, Boyan, 2012. "Occupational choice and development," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 147(2), pages 657-683. citation courtesy of

August 2007Bubbles in Prices of Exhaustible Resources
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Published: Bubbles in Prices of Exhaustible Resources Boyan Jovanovic New York University - Department of Economics February 2013 International Economic Review, Vol. 54, Issue 1, pp. 1-34, 2013 DOI: 10.1111/iere.12000 citation courtesy of

Investment Options and the Business Cycle
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Published: Jovanovic, Boyan, 2009. "Investment options and the business cycle," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 144(6), pages 2247-2265, November. citation courtesy of

January 2007Optimal Migration: A World Perspective
with Jess Benhabib: w12871

Published: Jess Benhabib & Boyan Jovanovic, 2012. "Optimal Migration: A World Perspective," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 53(2), pages 321-348, 05. citation courtesy of

On the Return to Venture Capital
with Balàzs Szentes: w12874
September 2006Creative Destruction in Industries
with Chung-Yi Tse: w12520
January 2005General Purpose Technologies
with Peter L. Rousseau: w11093

Published: Jovanovic, Boyan & Rousseau, Peter L., 2005. "General Purpose Technologies," Handbook of Economic Growth, in: Philippe Aghion & Steven Durlauf (ed.), Handbook of Economic Growth, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 18, pages 1181-1224 Elsevier.

November 2004The Product Cycle and Inequality
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September 2004The Pre-Producers
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June 2004Shakeouts and Market Crashes
with Alessandro Barbarino: w10556

Published: Alessandro Barbarino & Boyan Jovanovic, 2007. "Shakeouts And Market Crashes," International Economic Review, Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania and Osaka University Institute of Social and Economic Research Association, vol. 48(2), pages 385-420, 05. citation courtesy of

Asymmetric Cycles
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Published: Jovanovic, Boyan. "Asymmetric Cycles," Review of Economic Studies, 2006, v73(1,Jan), 145-162. citation courtesy of

February 2004Interest Rates and Initial Public Offerings
with Peter L. Rousseau: w10298
October 2002Mergers as Reallocation
with Peter L. Rousseau: w9279

Published: Boyan Jovanovic & Peter L. Rousseau, 2008. "Mergers as Reallocation," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 90(4), pages 765-776, 07. citation courtesy of

June 2002Bidder Discounts and Target Premia in Takeovers
with Serguey Braguinsky: w9009

Published: Jovanovic, Boyan and Serguey Braguinsky. "Bidder Discounts And Target Premia In Takeovers," American Economic Review, 2004, v94(1,Mar), 46-56. citation courtesy of

January 2002Moore's Law and Learning-By-Doing
with Peter L. Rousseau: w8762

Published: Boyan Jovanovic & Peter L. Rousseau, 2002. "Moore's Law and Learning-By-Doing," Review of Economic Dynamics, Elsevier for the Society for Economic Dynamics, vol. 5(2), pages 346-375, April. citation courtesy of

The Q-Theory of Mergers
with Peter L. Rousseau: w8740

Published: Jovanovic, Boyan and Peter L. Rousseau. "The Q-Theory Of Mergers," American Economic Review, 2002, v92(2,May), 198-204. citation courtesy of

November 2001Liquidity Effects in the Bond Market
with Peter L. Rousseau: w8597

Published: Boyan Jovanovic & Peter L. Rousseau, 2001. "Liquidity effects in the bond market," Economic Perspectives, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, issue Q IV, pages 17-35. citation courtesy of

March 2001Vintage Organization Capital
with Peter L. Rousseau: w8166

Published: Boyan Jovanovic & Peter L. Rousseau, 2000. "Vintage organization capital," Proceedings, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, issue Apr. citation courtesy of

January 2001Why Wait? A Century of Life Before IPO
with Peter L. Rousseau: w8081

Published: Jovanovic, Boyan and Peter L. Rousseau. "Why Wait? A Century O Flife Before IPO," American Economic Review, 2001, v91(2,May), 336-341. citation courtesy of

May 2000The Information Technology Revolution and the Stock Market: Evidence
with Bart Hobijn: w7684

Published: Hobijn, Bart and Boyan Jovanovic. "The Information-Technology Revolution And The Stock Market: Evidence," American Economic Review, 2001, v91(5,Dec), 1203-1220. citation courtesy of

January 2000Growth Theory
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Published: Jovanovic, Boyan. “Economic Growth: Theory” International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences.

February 1999The IT Revolution and the Stock Market
with Jeremy Greenwood: w6931

Published: Published as "The Information-Technology Revolution and the Stock Market", American Economic Review, Vol. 89, no. 2 (May 1999): 116-122.

December 1998Inequality
with Jan Eeckhout: w6841

Published: Eeckhout, Jan and Boyan Jovanovic. "Knowledge Spillovers And Inequality," American Economic Review, 2002, v92(5,Dec), 1290-1307.

July 1998Accounting for Growth
with Jeremy Greenwood: w6647

Published: Accounting for Growth, Jeremy Greenwood, Boyan Jovanovic. in New Developments in Productivity Analysis, Hulten, Dean, and Harper. 2001

February 1998Vintage Capital and Inequality
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Published: Review of Economic Dynamics, Vol. 1, no. 2 (April 1998): 497-530 citation courtesy of

January 1997Learning, Complementarities, and Asynchronous Use of Technology
with Dmitriy Stolyarov: w5870
Solow vs. Solow: Machine Prices and Development
with Rafael Rob: w5871
July 1996Stepping Stone Mobility
with Yaw Nyarko: w5651

Published: Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, Volume 46, June 1997, pp. 289-325 citation courtesy of

June 1996Contracts and Money
with Masako Ueda: w5637

Published: Journal of Political Economy (August1997): pp.700-709. citation courtesy of

December 1995Learning and Growth
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Published: Advances in Economics, Edited by David Kreps and Kenneth Wallis, Cambridge University Press: 1996.

October 1995A CES Indirect Production Function
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Research and Productivity
with Yaw Nyarko: w5321

Published: Navaretti, G. Barba, et al. (eds.) Creation and transfer of knowledge: Institutions and incentives. Heidelberg and New York: Springer, 1998.

August 1994The Transfer of Human Capital
with Yaw Nyarko: w4823

Published: Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, Vol. 19 (June 1995), pp. 1033-106 4 citation courtesy of

May 1994"Learning By Doing and the Choice of Technology."
with Yaw Nyarko: w4739

Published: "Learning By Doing and the Choice of Technology" Econometrica, November 1996: pp.1299-1310. citation courtesy of

April 1994The Diversification of Production
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Published: Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Microeconomics, ed. Martin Neil Baily and Clifford Winston, Volume 1993, no. 1, pp. 197-235 and 242-247(October 1993).

September 1993Diffusion Lags and Aggregate Fluctuations. New Name: Product Innovation and the Business Cycle.
with Saul Lach: w4455

Published: International Economic Review, Vol. 38, No.1, February 1997, pp.3-22.

Competitive Diffusion
with Glenn MacDonald: w4463

Published: Journal of Political Economy, 102, no. 1, (February 1994), p. 24-52 citation courtesy of

August 1993The Life-Cycle of a Competitive Industry
with Glenn MacDonald: w4441

Published: Journal of Political Economy, 102, no. 2, (April 1994) citation courtesy of

June 1991Was the Great Depression a Low-Level Equilibrium?
with John Dagsvik: w3726

Published: European Economic Review, vol 38, (1994) pp. 1711-1729 (December 1994). citation courtesy of

The Diffusion of Technology and Inequality Among Nations
with Saul Lach: w3732
January 1990An Estimate of a Sectoral Model of Labor Mobility
with Robert Moffitt: w3227

Published: Journal of Political Economy, Vol.98, No.4, pp. 827-852, (August 1990). citation courtesy of

November 1989Financial Development, Growth, and the Distribution of Income
with Jeremy Greenwood: w3189

Published: Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 98, No. 5, Pt. 1, pp. 1076-1107, (October 1990). citation courtesy of

Externalities and Growth Accounting
with Jess Benhabib: w3190

Published: The American Economic Review, Vol. 81, No. 1, pp. 82-113, (March 1991). citation courtesy of

November 1980On Transactions and Precautionary Demand For Money
with Jacob A. Frenkel: r0105

Published: "On Transactions and Precautionary Demand for Money" The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. XCV, No. 1, pp. 25-43, (August 1980).

June 1979Labor Mobility and Wages
with Jacob Mincer: w0357

Published:

  • Mincer, Jacob and Jovanovic, Boyan. "Labor Mobility and Wages." Studies in Labor Markets, edited by Sherwin Rosen, pp. 21-63. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1981.
  • Labor Mobility and Wages, Jacob Mincer, Boyan Jovanovic. in Studies in Labor Markets, Rosen. 1981

October 1978On Transactions and Precautionary Demand For Money
with Jacob A. Frenkel: w0288

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